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Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Stax Records and Concord Music Group thank you for supporting Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite
Get Up! - Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite -
A True Musical Event
Get Up!, Ben Harper and Charlie
Musselwhite's acclaimed collaboration, released in early 2013, has become an
From the cover of
Down Beat to the stages of Leno, Kimmel, Letterman
and Fallon, this extraordinary collaboration has been widely recognized
as one of the year's true musical events.
They've performed for
NPR's World Café, and interviewed on Morning Edition and PBS'
NewsHour. They even received an invitation from the President to play at
the White House as part of the special celebration of Memphis soul.
The duo continues to stoke the fire with
live shows and performances that have critics
"In Musselwhite, Harper has found a kindred spirit: an understated
virtuoso able to push past tradition without losing himself. They've made a set
that feels timeless and right on schedule." 3.5
"Hot-blooded...a fortuitous jam session with moments of gospel
elevation." - New
"They really do draw out the best in each other: Harper has
never sounded so powerful, Musselwhite so free to showcase his full range of
emotion while sounding consistently raw." - San Francisco
and the harmonicist make a righteously blues twosome, digging into roots
originals that feel gritted up from decades of dirt and dust." - People